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Iridium 37 - Orbit

View from above orbital plane
View from above orbital plane
View from above satellite
View from above satellite

Ground track
Ground track

The orbit data is extracted from the following two-line orbital elements,

1 24968U 97056D   16238.50055961 -.00000039  00000-0 -20874-4 0  9996
2 24968  86.3926  82.5024 0002083  80.5723 279.5708 14.34216386990154
Epoch (UTC): 25 August 2016 12:00:48
Eccentricity: 0.0002083
inclination: 86.3926°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 82.5024°
argument of perigee: 80.5723°
revolutions per day: 14.34216386
mean anomaly at epoch: 279.5708°
orbit number at epoch: 99015

The dashed part of the orbit path shows where the satellite is in the earth's shadow,  

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